Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Amherst won’t fly commemorative flags this year

By Katie Landeck

September 11, 2012

Amherst won’t fly its commemorative flag set from the utility poles today. And, they won’t fly them next year or the next year, despite Amherst resident Larry Kelley’s annual appeal to the Amherst Town Select Board to change ...

No flags flown for 9/11 in Amherst

By R.P. Hitt

September 12, 2010

The Board of Selectmen of Amherst decided against flying special commemorative flags in remembrance of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in Amherst town. The decision was made in a three to two vote Thursday September 2 to extend the previous once every three years rule, to fly t...